DUNDALK, Md. (WJZ) — A man whose body was found near Interstate 695 in Baltimore County Thursday afternoon suffered injuries consistent with a vehicle crash, Maryland State Police said Friday.
Troopers responded to the area of North Point Boulevard and I-695 around 3 p.m. Thursday for a report of a body being found. Crews found the body as part of a missing person investigation out of Anne Arundel County.READ MORE: Maryland Zoo Adds New Live Camera Feed To Watch Zebras, Ostriches
The missing person investigation stemmed from a crash on July 4 on I-695 near Cove Road. Police said a vehicle crashed into a tree, and when troopers arrived, the driver was missing. A passenger was in the vehicle when troopers got to the scene.READ MORE: Break-In Reported At Patterson Park Pagoda
Officials searched the area but did not find the driver. Two days later, the driver was reported missing to Anne Arundel County Police.MORE NEWS: Maryland Officials Announce COVID-19 Vaccine Equity Task Force
An autopsy of the body found the man died of injuries consistent with a crash. He has not been identified, state police said.